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Carlmont JV baseball mercy-ruled the Menlo Knights

Carlmont JV baseball mercy-ruled the Menlo Knights

Robyn Stein, Staff Writer

April 13, 2019

It was a sunny Friday afternoon for the Carlmont Scots JV baseball team and a not so sunny disposition for the Menlo High School Knights when mercy rule came into play, giving the Scots a victory of 11-1. They currently have an overall 7 wins 5 loses in the season, and they have 6 wins 2 loses in the...

Luck o’ the Irish works against Scots boys varsity lacrosse

Luck o’ the Irish works against Scots boys varsity lacrosse

Joshua Baxter, Staff Writer

March 25, 2019

The Carlmont Scots varsity lacrosse team faced a formidable opponent in their 17-6 loss versus the Sacred Heart Cathedral Prep (SHCP) Fightin' Irish. The Scots' large deficit is a little misleading as they got off to a quick start taking a 1-0 lead less than two minutes in with a goal by attackman...

JV baseball fights back in a race with the Mustangs

JV baseball fights back in a race with the Mustangs

Natalie Doud, Scot Scoop Editor

March 24, 2019

The Scots were able to make a strong come back in a tight game against the Capuchino Mustangs, pulling a win on Wednesday afternoon. The first two innings were scoreless, both teams putting up a strong defense, with multiple players hitting pop flies out to center field and striking out to quickly en...

Boys Tennis emerges victorious against the San Mateo Bearcats

Boys Tennis emerges victorious against the San Mateo Bearcats

Dantony Lewis, Staff Writer

March 21, 2019

The Carlmont Scots Boys Tennis team won a significant game on March 21 against the San Mateo Bearcats, 5-2. This match was an opportunity for redemption, and it was one that they capitalized on. Exactly one week prior, the Scots traveled to San Mateo for a game. They lost by just one match, which came down...

Boys varsity volleyball falls short against the Serra Padres

Boys varsity volleyball falls short against the Serra Padres

Robyn Stein, Staff Writer

March 18, 2019

At 6 p.m. on Friday, March 15, Carlmont boys varsity volleyball experienced the classic athletic blunder: a rise against all odds followed by a disappointing loss. After winning their first match, the boys lost the next three matches against the Junipero Serra Padres. The Padres are a tough team to p...

JV boys lacrosse out-hustles Mountain View

JV boys lacrosse out-hustles Mountain View

Zain Patel, Staff Writer

March 17, 2019

Head Coach Chris Agbanusi doesn't ask much from his JV lacrosse players other than to put their hearts into the game. While not pretty, his boys did just that, pulling off a 10-9 win at home against Mountain View. "We did a lot of silly mistakes, and our defense was having a little trouble. Honestly,...

Champions League round of 16 brings soccer to school

Champions League round of 16 brings soccer to school

Miles Ozorio, Scot Scoop Editor

March 15, 2019

With the UEFA Champions League tournament inching further to its final on June 1 in Madrid, Spain, fans around the world are tuning into their screens to see how Europe’s most prestigious soccer tournament will play out. “You always get to see teams play against each other in their own league...

Varsity baseball dominates King’s Academy

Varsity baseball dominates King’s Academy

Kathryn Stratz, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019

Carlmont's varsity baseball's official season continued on Friday, March 9, in a winning game versus King's Academy. Jasper Loo, a junior and center fielder, said, "I think the beginning of the season is going okay so far; we are now 4-2 with our two losses being against good teams [Pioneer and Serra...

JV boys lacrosse settles the score with their rivals

JV boys lacrosse settles the score with their rivals

Ayal Meyers, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019

The Carlmont Scots could not have crafted a more dramatic game for themselves in their JV boys lacrosse battle with Sequoia on a rainy Tuesday night. They had every element of the perfect story-line: a deficit, a struggle, heavy rain, and a hero. Last season, the boys had raced out to an early lead...

Sports Commentary: Zion Williamson’s shoe tears down the unfair requirements of the NBA Draft

Sports Commentary: Zion Williamson’s shoe tears down the unfair requirements of the NBA Draft

Lizzy Hall, Staff Writer

March 5, 2019

It is Duke basketball’s most hyped game of the season. They are taking on University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, their biggest rival, at home. Spectators flock the stands, including former president Barack Obama. They are all dressed in blue and white, ready to support their team. Howev...

Scots JV baseball gets shellacked by rival Sequoia in their season opener

Scots JV baseball gets shellacked by rival Sequoia in their season opener

Joshua Baxter, Staff Writer

March 2, 2019

The Carlmont Scots JV boys baseball team suffered a 16-3 mercy-rule defeat to rival Sequoia Cherokees at home on Friday, unable to make it past the fifth inning. Sequoia got started right off the bat, scoring five runs in the first inning off of Scot's starting pitcher Tai Takahashi, a sophomore....

Boys varsity volleyball tames the Menlo-Atherton Bears

Boys varsity volleyball tames the Menlo-Atherton Bears

Natalie Doud, Scot Scoop Editor

March 2, 2019

The Scots dominated on Friday night in a crushing 3-0 win over the Menlo-Atherton (MA) Bears. Carlmont started off the game neck and neck with MA, but eventually created a strong lead. Ryan Tomita, a sophomore, helped the Scots increase the lead by serving several aces in a row. The Bears were able ...

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